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Symposium 2014

2014 Symposium and Summer School on Wireless Communications

The 2014 Wireless @ Virginia Tech Annual Symposium and Summer School was held May 28-30, 2014 at The Inn at Virginia Tech. We had a very successful symposium that was attended by over 140 participants. We have had many requests for copies of the slides and presentations and have posted those below. If you have any additional requests, please contact Dr. R. Michael Buehrer, Director, Wireless @ Virginia Tech.

KEYNOTE ADDRESSES:

"DoD's Spectrum Strategy"

Speaker: Mr. Fred Moorefield - Director, Spectrum Policy and Programs, Department of Defense Chief Information Office

"An Industry Perspective on Spectrum Strategy"; click here for slides
Speaker: Dr. Preston Marshall - Google

"The Broadcasters' Perspective on Spectrum Use Now and in the Future"
Speaker: Mr. Lynn Claudy - Senior Vice President, Technology, National Association of Broadcasters

PANEL SESSION:

"DoD and Industry Perspectives on Spectrum Sharing and Transitioning Spectrum"

Panelists:
Stacey Black - Vice President - Federal Regulatory, External and Legislative Affairs, AT&T;
Preston Marshall, Google; Fred Moorefield - Director, Spectrum Policy and Programs, Department of Defense Chief Information Office
John Hunter - Director, Spectrum Policy, T-Mobile
Patrick Welsh - Assistant Vice President, Wireless Policy Development, Verizon


TUTORIALS


"LTE in 3GPP Release 12 - Fit for critical communications?!"click here for slides

Presenter: Mr. Andreas Roessler - Rohde&Schwarz

"SDR Evolution: In and Out of the Lab" click here for abstract

Presenters: Mr. Balint Seeber, Ben Hilburn - Ettus Research

"Wi-Fi. Why Try? A hands on exploration of the vulnerabilities in flawed 802.11 implementations." click here for abstract
Presenters: Mr. Dane Brown, Dr. Owens Walker, Dr. Chris Anderson - U.S. Naval Academy

"Standard-compliant Physical Layer Modeling of LTE and LTE-Advanced Systems in MATLAB" click here for abstract
Presenter: Dr. Houman Zarrinkoub - MathWorks

"Body area networks: a new wireless network paradigm" click here for abstract
Presenter: Dr. Jean-Marie Gorce - Universie de Lyon/Princeton University

"Game Theory in the Analysis and Design of Cognitive Radio Networks" click here for slides
Presenter: Dr. James Neel - Cognitive Radio Technologies

"Characterization and digital mitigation of transmitter and receiver nonlinearities for achieving high dynamic range" click here for abstract
Presenters: Mr. Joel Goodman, Dr. Kevin Lorenz - Naval Research Laboratory

"Spectrum Policy & Regulation for Innovative Wireless Engineers" click here for abstract
Presenter: Dr. Michael Marcus - Marcus Spectrum Solutions LLC

"Wireless applications of Wide Band Transcorder" click here for slides
Presenter: Mr. Sinisa Peric - QRC Technologies Inc.

"Design and Deployment of a Cognitive Wireless Network over Software-defined Radio Testbed " click here for slides
Presenter: Dr. Sohraab Soltani, Dr. Yalin Sagduyu, Dr. Yi Shi - Intelligent Automation Inc.

"The IEEE 1900.5.2 Standard for Spectrum Consumption Modeling " click here for slides
Presenter: Dr. John Stine - The MITRE Corporation

 


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